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Barry, Mick

Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Anti-Evictions Bill 2018: Second Stage [Private Members]

I move: "That the Bill be now read a Second Time."More Button

Last week, Threshold published its annual report 2017. The report revealed that 32% of the 75,000 calls it received last year were in regard to eviction notices. The previous year, 2016, eviction...More Button

The 2017 report also reveals that the most common type of eviction notice references sale of property as the grounds for eviction and that there has been an increase in the number of eviction not...More Button

Anti-Evictions Bill 2018: Second Stage [Private Members] (Continued)

However, a ban on the sale of property as grounds for eviction is not uncommon in continental Europe. It is legal in Germany, Sweden, Denmark and the Netherlands. I do not see landlords doing a r...More Button

Last night, I visited tenants at 539 North Circular Road. As explained by my colleague, Deputy Paul Murphy, on Leaders' Questions earlier, tenants in this 16-apartment building were issued with ...More Button

I visited the property last night in order to see it for myself. This landlord is trying to evict families with children at Christmas on the grounds of renovation. Who is extreme? Is it the part...More Button

The private sector is throwing people out of houses.More Button

This is like listening to Radio Moscow back in the old days.More Button

Medical Products Supply

Asked the Minister for Health: if a person (details supplied) will receive the medication they need for their condition.More Button